Animal Crossing: New Horizons is the new star of Nintendo Switch games

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is the new star of Nintendo Switch games
Feb 1, 2021, 5:00 PM

Nintendo has been one of the most popular video game companies. One of the keys to its success is its capability of creating exclusive games that players love and that you can't find anywhere else. The list of games and characters exclusive to Nintendo consoles is quite big, and it includes some of the most recognizable characters in the history of video games. Super Mario is the most important in that list without any doubt, but there are Nintendo video games that have managed to catch the attention of the players even if they do not have a specific protagonist. This is the case of Animal Crossing: New Horizons, which has managed to become one of the most popular games on Nintendo Switch.

According to the latest financial report of the Japanese company, Nintendo Switch has already reached an impressive number of 80 million units sold. The console sales have been increasing steadily since the console was launched and that has been accompanied by a noticeable increase in the number of games sold year-on-year. As many of you have probably guessed, the top-selling game on Nintendo Switch is a Super Mario game. Mario Kart 8: Deluxe tops the charts with 33.41 million sales, but it is closely followed by Animal Crossing: New Horizons with 31.18 million. Despite not being able to benefit from the presence of an immensely popular character, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is almost at the top barely a year after it was released. Nintendo players have always been a rather tight community. Therefore, the social aspect of the game and the level of interaction with other players that it lets you experience is probably one of the reasons behind its success.

 

 

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  • Fyra Frost

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